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14 December 2015

Law students are in support of tracking online activity

Two-thirds of law students support recruiters’ rights to track their online activity as part of their pre-employment checks into a candidate’s background, a new survey by The University of Law (ULaw) has revealed.

11 December 2015

QAA recognise our high quality legal education

The University of Law (ULaw) has been recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAAHE) for its “comprehensive action plan” to provide the highest quality of legal education and support to students as they enter the legal profession, that has seen the university go “well beyond its features of good practice and recommendations” following an institutional audit earlier this year.

30 November 2015

ULaw acquired by Global University Systems BV (“GUS”)

Recognised for the outstanding contributions they have made in their field, The University of Law (ULaw) awarded honorary doctorates to Zimbabwean human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa and High Court Judge The Rt Hon Dame Janet Smith DBE.

18 November 2015

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) available at Leeds

The University of Law (ULaw) has announced that it will deliver its Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) at its Leeds centre from September 2016 in addition to London Bloomsbury and Birmingham, where the course already runs.

20 August 2015

The University of Law's BPTC to run in Leeds from 2016

The University of Law (ULaw) has announced the names of partners from leading law firms who are to form its first panel of Visiting Professors. The Visiting Professors will support ULaw’s recently redesigned Legal Practice Course (LPC), one of many initiatives focussed on ensuring its students are successful and secure the jobs they want.

05 August 2015

New President of The University of Law Lord Grabiner QC

The University of Law (ULaw) today announced the appointment of Lord Grabiner QC as a non-executive director and President. Lord Grabiner took up his new role on 1st August 2015, ahead of the new academic year. 

04 August 2015

ULaw's new graduate employment promise guarantee
New initiative by the UK’s longest established law school set to shake up the legal training sector, following a 97% graduate employment rate*

13 July 2015

London Borough’s first Higher Apprentices start training
Employees from the London Borough of Hillingdon became the first Higher level legal apprentices to start their training at The University of Law’s (ULaw) Bloomsbury campus yesterday.

22 June 2015

ULaw launches first student made prospectus #LiveProspectus
The University of Law (ULaw) has launched #LiveProspectus, the world’s first social media-curated prospectus, created by students for students - reinventing the traditional printed prospectus model for the socially-savvy generation.

03 June 2015

ULaw's exclusive partnership with Trowers & Hamlins
The University of Law (ULaw) has announced an exclusive partnership with leading international law firm Trowers & Hamlins to provide legal and business training to the firm’s trainees, following a competitive tender. 

01 June 2015

The University of Law and Exeter law course collaboration
The University of Law (“The University” or “ULaw”) today announces that it has been acquired by Global University Systems BV (“GUS”), a leading education and training provider with global interests and ambitions.

11 May 2015

Our Springboard Programme Launches
From June 2015, young lawyers will be able to get their career off to a flying start with the newly launched Springboard Programme developed by the University of Law (ULaw) in partnership with Aspiring Solicitors.

30 April 2015

The University of Law and Exeter law course collaboration

Students planning a career in law will be able to complete both the academic stage of their training and the Legal Practice Course (LPC) at the University of Exeter thanks to an innovative collaboration with The University of Law (ULaw). 

20 April 2015

Professor Nigel Savage receives honorary Doctorate from ULaw

The University of Law (ULaw) this weekend celebrated the graduation of its Bachelor and Master of Law students and awarded Professor Nigel Savage, former president of ULaw, with an honorary Doctorate. 

27 March 2015

ULaw granted an Alternative Business Structure (ABS) licence

The University of Law (ULaw) has become the first University to be granted an Alternative Business Structure (ABS) licence by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).

17 March 2015

ULaw and Study Group launch international legal pathway

The University of Law (ULaw), today announces a new five-year partnership agreement with international education provider Study Group.

11 March 2015

Legal Services Higher Apprenticeships with London Boroughs

 The University of Law (ULaw) has today announced that a number of London Boroughs will be the first organisations to offer its Legal Services Higher Apprenticeships, giving greater opportunities to the next generation of aspiring legal workers and allowing them to earn whilst they study for their legal qualification.

09 March 2015

National Step Up employability events launched by ULaw

The University of Law (ULaw) is launching a new series of employability events for aspiring lawyers to help them secure their break into the industry. 

19 February 2015

ULaw's MSc in Law, Business and Management with Linklaters

The University of Law (ULaw) today announced a renewed five-year strategic partnership with leading global law firm Linklaters - with a combination of law, business & management training at its core.

11 February 2015

New Vice Provost appointed at The University of Law

The University of Law (ULaw) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Becky Huxley-Binns to the position of Vice Provost.

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